Jeffrey Piccola

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Jeffrey Piccola
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Pennsylvania State Senate District 15
Incumbent
In office
1995-November 30, 2012
Years in position 19
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Majority Whip, Pennsylvania State Senate
2001-2002
Compensation
Base salary$79,613/year
Per diemNo per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1994
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
1977-1995
Education
Bachelor'sGettysburg College, 1970
J.D.George Washington University Law School, 1973
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service1973-1974
Personal
BirthdayMay 16, 1948
Place of birthSusquehanna Township, PA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jeffrey Piccola was a Republican member of the Pennsylvania State Senate from 1995 to 2012. Piccola was re-elected in November of 2008 and his term expired in 2012. Before becoming a Senator, Piccola served in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1977 to 1995. Piccola was the former Majority Whip in the Pennsylvania Senate from 2001 to 2002.

Piccola graduated from Gettysburg College in 1970 with his Bachelor's Degree and his Juris Doctor Degree from George Washington Law in 1973. Piccola is a practicing Attorney in addition to being a Senator and also served in the US Air Force from 1973 to 1974.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Piccola served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Piccola served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Pennsylvania State Senate elections, 2012

Piccola did not run for re-election in 2012.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Piccola was re-elected to Pennsylvania State Senate District 15.[2]

Piccola raised $822,159 for this campaign.[3]

Pennsylvania State Senate District 15
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png PICCOLA, JEFF (R) 64,166
HIRSH, JUDY (D) 59,432

Campaign donors

2008

Piccola raised $822,159 during the 2008 election cycle.

His top contributors are listed below.[4]

Donor Amount
Pennsylvania Republican Party $366,139
Senate Republican Campaign Committee of Pennsylvania $263,116
Voters to Elect Vance $10,000
Rafferty for Senate $10,000
Fund for Pennsylvania's Priorities $7,272
Pennsylvania Associated Builders and Contractors $7,000
Pennsylvania Medical Society $6,188
Insurance Federation of Pennsylvania $6,000
George Palmer $5,000
Friends of ron Marsico Committee $5,000

District 15

Greenleaf represents Pennsylvania Senate District 15. District 15 includes the Harrisburg Region[5].

Personal

Jeffery is married to Denise Piccola. They have two children and resides in Susquehanna Township, Pennsylvania.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Pennsylvania State Senate District 15
1995–2012
Succeeded by
Rob Teplitz (d)